Seanad debates

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

  • Prelude (0 speeches)
    Chuaigh an Leas-Chathaoirleach i gceannas ar 14:30:00
  • Business of Seanad (1 speech)
    I have received notice from Senator Rose Conway-Walsh that, on the motion for the Commencement of the House today, she proposes to raise the following matter:The need for the Minister of State at...
  • Commencement Matters (0 speeches)
    • Nursing Homes Support Scheme Appeals (5 speeches)
      As Senator Rose Conway-Walsh is not in the House, we will begin with Senator Colm Burke. I welcome the Minister of State at the Department of Health, Deputy Finian McGrath to the House.
    • Palliative Care Services (5 speeches)
      The palliative care centre is one of three major capital projects being developed at Roscommon County Hospital. I am pleased to report that the €6 million endoscopy project was officially...
    • Agricultural Colleges Courses (7 speeches)
      Cuirim fáilte roimh an Aire Stáit go dtí an Teach seo inniu fosta. There are already 460 students completing part-time and distance education programmes in Ballyhaise Agricultural...
  • Order of Business (159 speeches)
    The Order of Business is No. 1, statements on agricultural product prices and the decision by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, to be taken at 4.45 p.m. and to conclude not later...
  • Agricultural Prices and Decision by UK to Leave EU: Statements (21 speeches)
    I am very happy to have the opportunity to speak to the House today about the implications of Brexit for our agrifood and fisheries sectors. In my opening comments, I would like to provide...